New propulsion system could allow for flight speeds of Mach 6 to 17 (more than 4,600 to 13,000 miles per hour).
Stratolaunch reveals Talon-A hypersonic vehicles, to be launched from the ‘Carrier’ huge dual-fuselage plane.
Skylon’s SABRE engine passes a big test on the engine’s heat exchange element (precooler), in the hypersonic range, at airflow temperatures in excess of 1,000°C,
With a new hypersonic engine developed by UK scientists, travelers could fly from Britain to Australia in just four hours by the 2030s.
Hermeus raises seed funding to develop hypersonic jet, that can fly from London to New York in just 90 minutes.
Raytheon Company won a $63.3 million DARPA contract to further develop the Tactical Boost Glide hypersonic program.
Boeing unveiled its first hypersonic passenger plane concept, that could cross an ocean in just two hours.
US Air Force offered Lockheed Martin $1 billion hypersonic missile contract.
Boeing and Rolls-Royce just announced their investment in the Reaction Engines UK Hypersonic Propulsion Company.
China is intending to build world’s fastest hypersonic wind tunnel for the development of spaceplanes.